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Book: The Clovers and the Sun by Benjamin Granger
Evocative, pristine, deeply emotional in a way of awe-inspiring serenity, this 66-page collection contains paragraphs of thoughts ranging from simple statements to complex ramifications into the realm of that which can only be felt. (A browse upon pages 29 and 66...) "Sheep and Sleep" The sheep that I count are the basic experiences that I have seen, from faces to places to things that I have [...]
 
Book: A Perfect Throw by Robert Joe Stout
From the machismo of Mexican ballplayers, to a portrait of marriage, to an 1880s mining town, Mr. Stout convincingly exposes the human comedy, portraying tenderness and treachery, loyalty and betrayal, love and loss the full range of difficult emotions that proves there is no such thing as an ordinary life. He frankly and poignantly balances the quotidian with the ironic twists that define the [...]
 
Book: Bella...A French Life by Marilyn Z. Tomlins
An Evocative French Love Story Men leave, says Bella. There is Jean-Louis - French, a successful Paris lawyer and wealthy, elegant and a good-looker, but arrogant, selfish and scornful of 'losers'. And he is married and the father of two daughters. Colin - English, a writer, cultured, kind and protective - steps into Bella's life, but in his own words, "I always run. I always have to be [...]
 
Book: Awakening to who we are - The divine art of being by Mark Gerard Craig
What is reality? Who are we? What is the ultimate meaning and purpose of anything? This book deconstructs reality, as it is generally understood to be. It reveals a depth of meaning to existence transcending the limited paradigms of religion and science. It articulates, for the reader, a synthesis of knowledge drawn from numerous fields of inquiry, presenting a powerful vision of human identity, [...]
 
Book: Scenes from a Life by Richard Abbott
"...Full of emotional highs and lows..." (Hoover Book reviews) "...evocative sentences or phrases that add so much to the atmosphere of the book..." (The Review Group) What journey would you make to encounter the meaning of a dream? Makty-Rasut is a scribe in New Kingdom Egypt, fashioning tombs for the elite. He lives a comfortable but restless life, moving every few years further upstream along [...]
 
Book: When Afternoons Taper to Mortality and other poems by Richard Walne
Acclaimed South African writer, poet and musician Richard Walne (1968 - 2007) takes us on a poignant and, at times, melancholy journey in this collection of poems, found in a journal on his kitchen counter after his death. When Afternoons Taper to Mortality and other poems is an evocative exploration of love, loss, beginnings and endings. "Richard Walne's poems invite us in to their own world of [...]
 
Book: Burning the Vines - A Memoir by Michelle Mazal
'Even if it's true, no one will believe you.' This bleak appraisal was the response a young Michelle Mazal received when she first tried to tell her story to a relative. She, her three sisters and her mother lived for years under the shadow of her father's drunken violence and random sadism. All these years later, Mazal, a tough and compassionate survivor, is telling her story again; this time [...]
 
Book: Sazzae by J L Morin
This double award-winning novel is an eLit Gold Medalist and a Living Now Book Award winner. J.L. Morin was nominated for the Pushcart Prize in 2011. SAZZAE opens the door to a wondrous cityscape where Japanese and American youth find each other in Tokyo. Discover the machinations of a lovers' triangle, a painter's inspiration, and a teen idol's dark secret through sensuous and evocative [...]
 
Book: Cage Life by Karin Cox
What happens when life doesn't turn out as planned? This collection of two evocative, dark love stories explores the choices and compromises we make in life and in love, and how they can trap or liberate us, depending on our mindset. Each story comes with an unexpected twist that makes reading all the way to the end imperative. In "Cage Life," first published by [untitled] in 2010 as "Still [...]
 
Book: The Prophecy (Yorda's Story) by Paul Hughes
Book one in the amazing 'Yorda's Story Trilogy' Take a look at some typical reviews... "Just finished last half of the book in one session - couldn't put it down." "I loved this book. I have now placed it on my bookshelf as number two behind Lord of the Rings." "The Prophecy was utterly brilliant...the best book I have ever read in my life!" (A kids review) There are many more reviews like these [...]
 
Book: The Blessing Next to the Wound - A Story of Art, Activism, and Transformation by Diane Lefer, Hector Aristizabal
Hector Aristizabal grew up in the barrios of Medellin, Colombia, where he and his siblings had to use all their wit, wiles, and wherewithal to survive poverty, the ever-present allure of cheap drugs and very dangerous money, and the endemic violence from leftwing guerrillas, rightwing death squads, cocaine cartels, and the armed power of the State. As a young actor and psychology student, Hector [...]
 
Book: Falling Water - Stories & Poetry by Blaine Coleman
2nd edition! The edition offer fully revised stories & poetry, new poems added, new artwork and a new cover! "Falling Water: Stories & Poetry offers an insightful look at the realities life we all face- the highs and the lows, hope, happiness, joy and the inevitable suffering and grief that must accompany the good. Many of the stories were written specifically for this book and the poetry was [...]
 
Book: The Seventh Seal (A Justin Scott Thriller Book 1) by Ian A. O'Connor
What dread secret is The Vatican protecting at all costs? Which lives will be sacrificed to keep an awful truth buried behind a code of silence? "My name is Monsignor Capelletti," the voice replied. "I'm the chief of staff for the papal nuncio to the United States, Francis Cardinal Kettering. Your name was given to me as someone to be trusted, someone who can help. And I very much need your [...]
 
Book: The Sorrow Stone by J. A. McLachlan
Winner of the Royal Palm Literary Award for Historical Fiction. What if you could pay someone to take away your sorrow? In the middle ages people believed a mother mourning her child could "sell her sorrow" by selling a nail from her child's coffin to a traveling peddler. Lady Celeste is overwhelmed with grief when her son dies. Desperate for relief, she begs a passing peddler to buy her sorrow. [...]
 
Book: The Girl Who Could Read Hearts - A Family and the Power of Intuition by Sherry Maysonave [Kindle edition]
15 Awards "An incredible experience that embraces love, faith, joy, sadness, imagination, and hope". Kate is born gifted with a 7th sense the ability to read human hearts coupled with keen intuition. She struggles to understand her premonitions while surrounded by skeptical, sometimes cruel, family members and their secrets. "Riveting." Set in the San Francisco Bay Area and inspired by a vivid [...]
 
Book: See the Amalfi Coast by Frances M Thompson
Praise for See the Amalfi Coast: "This story surprised me. And I love when that happens..." "Absolutely loved it. A brilliantly written short story that provides excellent characterisation and sense of place together with an underlying theme of great sadness well handled." "What begins as seemingly simple tale of a couple's holiday together, has an intriguing twist which makes the story saddening [...]
 
Book: New Praetorians 1 - Sienna McKnight by RK Syrus
Wonder Woman meets Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell in a near-future superheroine origin story. Sienna McKnight is a West Point graduate. From the moment of her shocking birth at military hospital she has carried a dark secret, and a yearning for vengeance. In New Praetorians 1 she undergoes a fantastic transformation and learns truths she never dreamed of. This is the series opener, like the first [...]
 
Book: The Girl Who Could Read Hearts by Sherry Maysonave [Paperback]
15 Awards "An incredible experience that embraces love, faith, joy, sadness, imagination, and hope". Kate is born gifted with a 7th sense the ability to read human hearts coupled with keen intuition. She struggles to understand her premonitions while surrounded by skeptical, sometimes cruel, family members and their secrets. "Riveting." Set in the San Francisco Bay Area and inspired by a vivid [...]
 
Book: The Power and The Fury (Eden Chronicles) by James Erith
"This book. This author. The entire series. Uber creativity and style!" Daisy, Archie, and Isabella stumble into an extraordinary quest. To find the source of life itself. The original Garden of Eden. But a primeval force stands in their way... ...and it seeks its revenge from events at the beginning of time. Now, the children of our present must conquer the evils of the past to protect our [...]
 
Book: Lies We Will Tell Ourselves - Science Fiction Short Stories by Andrew Knighton
"I have no objection to truth," I said, "but I enjoy untruths too, they're the building blocks of human culture. Actors pretending to be kings, singers faking heartbreak or elation, novelists inventing heroes in their heads to escape the mindless dullards around them. Reality is a vast sea of tedium interrupted by brief flashes of the repugnant - why would anyone chain themselves to that?" * A [...]
 
Book: Who Killed September Falls? by Annette Young
Dramatic, Compelling, Intense - A Story of Friendship, Betrayal and Murder "Death might be unforgiving and brutal but nothing could erase my memories of September Falls." Written in the 1st person, this evocative murder mystery unravels through the eyes of Arianne Tawnison, a journalist who never once imagined she would be investigating the grisly murder of her best friend, September Falls. [...]
 
Book: Flower of Heaven by Julien Ayotte
International Thriller Receives Four National Book Awards Read Flower of Heaven,honored at 2013 New York Book Festival Kirkus Indie Reviews recently released their rating on Flower of Heaven as an intriguing thriller that spans the globe. The romance and danger juxtaposed with universal twists and confused identities create an interesting read. It's a thriller that doesn't quit. From his serene [...]
 
Book: Distant Mountains (Settlers Book 2) by Tricia McGill
Even in the prospering colony of New South Wales, it would be far-fetched to think a convicted man could consider marrying the daughter of a wealthy property owner. But Remy has larger problems to contend with than Sara's bigoted father. Forced to leave the woman he loves behind, Remy faces overwhelming odds and an ordeal that threatens to strip him of everything; his pride, his strength, his [...]
 
Book: Wolf Sirens #2 - Fever - Many are Born, Few are Reborn by Tina Smith
Wolf Sirens #2: Fever: Many are Born, Few are Reborn: Eternally Cursed to Love & Not Purely Desire... Temperatures rise as the flames of longing still burn in the thrilling sequel to Wolf Sirens Forbidden. The legend continues. Apollo, god of deadly plague, conspires to undo his sister's legacy. The wolves exist between two worlds, one in the town another in the forest. Prophecy says hunters and [...]
 
Book: Soul Hostage - Evil Takes A Backseat by Jeffrey Littorno
Bestselling Author Jeffrey Littorno Presents His Latest Paranormal Thriller Think the devil is easy to recognize? If so, you are wrong. Evil comes in all shapes and sizes. Thomas and Joey have known a great deal of trouble in their lives. Through it all, they have been able to count on each another. But everything starts to change when they meet Louis Stoaffer. Stoaffer spins an engaging tale of [...]
 
Book: Zeeka Chronicles by Brenda Mohammed
Take a futuristic journey into the year 2036 with this mind-blowing, bold, and original 'other world' book, that will capture your imagination and keep you spellbound. ZEEKA CHRONICLES: REVENGE OF ZEEKA by Author Brenda Mohammed, is a multi-award winning science-fiction novel inspired by the recent scare of the zika virus, set in the year 2036, where zombies and robots take center stage. The book [...]
 
Book: Crescendo by Deborah J Ledford
ANTHONY AWARD NOMINEE Best Audiobook 2014One dead woman.A missing child. The diabolic father who will do anything to get his son back.The female cop who risks everything to keep the boy safe.CRESCENDO - Redemption with a bullet As the only female Native American officer on the Bryson City, North Carolina police force, Inola Walela, must always play her A game. All bets are off when during a [...]
 
Book: Leah In Love (and trouble) (Beneath Southern Skies Book 3) by Tricia McGill
Violet Amelia Connor, known to all as Leah, is a landscape designer who inherited her love of gardening from the eccentric aunt she lives with. Leah is contracted to work on the garden of Private Investigator Sean Russel and unwittingly becomes embroiled in the handsome PI's cases. A series of unpleasant experiences land her in real trouble where she is kidnapped, bashed, bound and altogether [...]
 
Book: Transcendence by Johanna Kristin Ellerup
An unusual look at life, life after death, and reincarnation as told by a murder victim's spirit as it seeks to answer the ageless question - Why are we here? Within the soul of Transcendence is the premise that no matter how bad life gets, no matter how many mistakes one makes, there is always a chance to transcend. A pharmacist is murdered for investigating an international cartel and descends [...]
 
Book: VENDETTA IN ARCADIA - A STORY OF SHATTERED LIVES, MIRACLES AND DESTINY (THE BRAIDS OF KAMINARI Book 1) by John Panopoulos
VENDETTA IN ARCADIA Tells of a blood feud that would not stop, how a single spontaneous act of violence brought an abrupt end to a profound love story and of the physical, emotional and spiritual consequences that reverberated throughout the hills and valleys of glorious Arcadia. Based on the true story of Kostas and Vasilis, two young men from warring clans, it tells of Broken Bodies and Broken [...]
 


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